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Beyond Recycling: Materials Management for a Carbon Constrained World

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Presentation
English
July 2013 Topics:
Building capacities of local governments to reduce greenhouse gas emission from municipal solid waste management in Thailand

This presentation introduces IGES activities on building capacity of local governments on reducing greenhouse gas emission from municipal solid waste management including...

Presentation
English
June 2013 Topics:
In Waste Management & Research

Landfilling is the most common and cost-effective waste disposal method, and it is widely applied throughout the world. In developing countries in Asia there is currently a trend...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2013 Topics:
Hazardous Waste Management

The basic qualitative indicator Hazardous Waste refers to the existence of regulations controlling hazardous waste. The presence of regulations themselves should also promote...

Author: 
Michikazu Kojima
Agamuthu Pariatamby
Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:
Standards for Collection, Storage, Transport, Recovery, Treatment and Disposal to Ensure Environmentally Sound Management of E-waste

Global sales of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) have been rising significantly over the last few years. The rapid uptake of information technology around the world,...

Author: 
Sunil Herat
Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:
Recycling Legislation based on the Concept of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)

The EPR indicator refers to the existence or strengthening of policies on recycling and waste management targeting specific end-of-life products or waste streams, and involves...

Author: 
Tomohiro Tasaki
Michikazu Kojima
Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:
The structure, content and implementation of green procurement

Agenda 21, which was adopted at the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED Earth Summit), placed Green Purchasing as a key tool to both reduce...

Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:

Public awareness of appropriate solid waste management practices (3Rs; Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) is the starting point for and fundamental ingredient of a sound material-cycle and...

Author: 
Naoya Abe
Issue Brief
English
March 2013 Topics:
In Waste Management & Research

At present, there are many environmental, economic and social problems associated with poor municipal solid waste (MSW) management in Thailand. The development of sustainable solid...

Author: 
Shabbir H Gheewala
Sébastien Bonnet
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2012 Topics:

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